Innolux nets EPS NT$1.61 for January-April period

TFT-LCD panel maker Innolux has reported net profit of NT$4.162 billion (US$137.57 million) or NT$0.42 per share on consolidated revenues of NT$28.282 billion for April. For the first four months of 2017, net profits totaled NT$16.020 billion, which.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesMay 19th, 2017

Imagination Tech, Spurned by Apple, Now Up for Sale

The U.K.-based graphics chipmaker spurned in April by its main customer, Apple, put itself up for sale today after seeing a precipitous decline in its stock value. Imagination Technologies announced that over the past few weeks it has seen interest.....»»

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Watch SpaceX launch a re-used Falcon 9 rocket live right here

 SpaceX is attempting to re-launch a Falcon 9 it used first in January, taking off from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center with a two-hour launch window opening at 2:10 PM EDT today (UPDATE: The launch is now set for 3:10 PM EDT as Space.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News12 hr. 35 min. ago

SpaceX successfully launches reused Falcon 9 rocket, recovers first stage

 SpaceX has successfully launched a Falcon 9 to orbit during its BulgariaSat-1 mission Friday. The launch reused a first stage booster first employed during an Iridium Communications mission in January of this year, after that Falcon 9 first sta.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News12 hr. 35 min. ago

European Space Agency’s LISA mission to seek ripples in fabric of the universe

After a lengthy period of delays, the European Space Agency (ESA) has finally announced that its Laser Interferometer Space Antenna mission (LISA, for short), wihich will look for ripples in the universe, is ready to begin The post European Space Age.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 28 min. ago

Trump plans to dismantle Obama-era “Startup Visa”

Obama-era rule granted visas to immigrants who lined up $250,000 in capital. Enlarge / US President Donald Trump during a visit to the Department of Homeland Security in January. (credit: Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) A regulation f.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Fallen Tech Star Imagination Technologies Up For Sale After Apple Row Bites

UK chip designer Imagination Technologies -- which is in dispute with Apple, its largest customer -- has put itself up for sale. Shares in the company more than halved in April when Imagination said that Apple was to stop using its technology. From a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Imagination Technologies Formally Puts Itself Up For Sale

The fate of Imagination Technologies has become something of a saga in recent months. The prolific IP vendor, Apple’s right-hand supplier for GPU designs and IP over the last decade, found itself on the rocks in April, when Apple announced the.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Taiwan science parks post January-April total revenues of over NT$758 billion, says MOST

Government-run Hsinchu Science Park (HSP), Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP) and Central Taiwan Science Park (CTSP) generated combined revenues of NT$758.531 billion (US$25.05 billion) in January-April 2017, growing 11.31% on year, according to sta.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

South Korea Signs On To Build Full-Scale Hyperloop System

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) has partnered with the South Korean government and local universities to build the world's first full-scale Hyperloop system. "The agreement was actually signed back in January but only revealed this week,.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Bay Area: Join us tonight, 6/21, to discuss the US gov’t scientific data purge

Professor Lindsey Dillon will talk about rescuing scientific research in the age of Trump. Enlarge / UC Santa Cruz professor Lindsey Dillon will join us at Ars Live. After taking office in January, the Trump administration began systematical.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Volkswagen Autoeuropa nets parts savings with Ultimaker 3D printers

As for the returns on investment, Volkswagen Autoeuropa estimates that it saved $160,000 in 2016 with $200,000 expected in 2017 via Ultimaker 3D printers......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Watch former Apple engineers and Scott Forstall discuss the creation of the iPhone

 Last night at the Computer History Museum, former New York Times reporter John Markoff interviewed some of the original engineers who work on the first iPhone that was unveiled in January 2007. Hugo Fiennes, Nitin Ganatra, and Scott Herz all ta.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Innolux begins shipping complete TV sets

Flat panel maker Innolux has revamped its production strategy and already begun producing complete set of TVs recently, according to company chairman and CEO Jyh-Chau Wang......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Innolux, Next Biometrics tie up for mass production of flexible fingerprint sensors

Innolux will begin volume production of a flexible fingerprint sensor product co-develop with Norway-based Next Biometrics for smart card applications in the third quarter of 2017, according to a joint announcement by the two companies......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Innolux developing Mini LED as predecessor to Micro LED

Innolux started development of Mini LED technology a year ago and expects to get the technology ready for commercial application. Innolux sees Mini LED as a predecessor to Micro LED in terms of technological evolution, according to company executive.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Volkswagen Autoeruopa nets parts savings with Ultimaker 3D printers

As for the returns on investment, Volkswagen Autoeruopa estimates that it saved $160,000 in 2016 with $200,000 expected in 2017 via Ultimaker 3D printers......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Swift creator departs Tesla after just six months

 Chris Lattner has built a solid reputation after working for 11 years at Apple on low-level software technologies. In particular, he developed Apple’s most recent programming language, Swift. In January, Tesla announced that it had recrui.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Star Wars" Han Solo Spinoff Directors Quit In the Middle of Shooting

hondo77 writes: Due to "different creative visions," Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are no longer directing the Han Solo movie, despite filming having started in January. The film is still scheduled to be released in May 2018. "Phil Lord and Christ.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Android Nougat jumps to more than 9 percent of active devices

The latest distribution numbers are in -- Android 7.0 has surprisingly jumped more than four percent since April. That is a stark contrast from the meager advances it has usually made since its release at the end of August. The post Android Nougat ju.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

How to choose the best Linux distro for your laptop

Linux is an ideal solution for notebook users – providing you pick the right distro. Note: Our best Linux distro for laptops feature has been fully updated. This article was first published in January 2011.The smart notebook user shouldn&apos.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  techradarRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017